The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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WATCH: Publisher James Lorimer on Why Canada Needs More Canada

Last night publisher James Lorimer spoke at the CCBC’s AGM about Canadian publishing and how Canada needs more Canada.

A new think tank on publishing...

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The Water Walker by Joanne Robertson Wins First Nation Communities READ Award

First Nations Communities Read is is an annual reading program launched in 2003 by the First Nations public library community in Ontario. First Nation Communities Read selected and other recommended titles:

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Father’s Day Reads

June 17 2018 is Father’s Day and we’re celebrating with a reading list all about dads (and a few grandpas) and what makes them great. Here are 10 picture books...

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National Indigenous History Month Reading List

June is National Indigenous History Month in Canada, a time to celebrate the history, heritage and diverse cultures of Indigenous peoples in Canada. You can find out more about Indigenous...

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Road Trip Reading: Newfoundland!

All summer we’re reading our way...

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My Beautiful Birds Wins the SCBWI 2018 Crystal Kite Award for Canada

My Beautiful Birds, Suzanne Del Rizzo’s moving story about a young Syrian refugee boy, has won the Society of Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) 2018 Crystal Kite Award for...

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